Position: Managing Director
Duty Station: Arusha
The School of St Jude is an English medium charity school that provides a free, high quality education to 1,800 Primary and Secondary children from the poorest communities in Arusha.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced person to fill the Managing Director position based at The School of St Jude in Arusha, Tanzania.

  • Embrace the values and ethos of the school
  • Be accountable to the Board for all school operations 
  • Provide strategic advice to the Board
  • Foster an open dialogue between the Board and the school stakeholders
  • Develop strategic and business plans to implement the school policies
  • Build, maintain and motivate an effective leadership tea
  • Oversee the KPIs and financial performance of the school


  • Degree in business, education or other related field
  • Fluent English/Kiswahili speaker
  • Senior experience in an educational environment is hightly desirable
  • Good planning and organisational skills with an eye for detail
  • A leadership background with strong decision making skills, personal values, behaviour and relationships.
Interested candidates should send their CV and a Cover Letter to recruitment@schoolofstjude.co.tz, subject TSOSJ/HR/MD01. Please submit your applications befofe the deadline 12th October, 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.